We Don’t Like Lasers
It’s just too much fuss for too little gain. And that’s why we don’t mention them in this review to find the best miter saw, despite the fact that many of the saws include lasers. If you like lasers, then look for a saw that has them.
What Our Field Editors Think
‘I own a Makita ten-inch dual compound slider. Mine’s a few years old now, but I still love it. I’ve had absolutely no problems with it—still very solid and accurate. The only drawback is that it’s heavy.’ — Paul Bianchina, Field editor